Admission
The set 2019 is open.
Information on admission.

For admission to the Moscow School of New Cinema, you must fill out
a questionnaire and take an entrance test in chosen laboratory.

The final stage of the introductory tests is an interview (the date
and time are reported individually).

Applicants who successfully passed the competition conclude an agreement and provide the following documents to the studying department:

  • Copy of the passport
  • Copy of the diploma / document of education (if available)
  • 2 color photographs (3 × 4 format)

Tasks and materials must be sent to:

info@newcinemaschool.com
Application form
Laboratory of Directing / + Aristakisyan / + Bakuradze

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than two pages
2. Description of the event or incident that affected the applicant
(only real, unfabled stories)
not more than two pages
3. The concept of full-length or short feature film
(a description of the film, characters, atmosphere, processes)
not more than two pages
4. Film scene, which is analyzed in detail
(description, characters, atmosphere)
not more than one page
5. Review of favorite movie of the entrant
not more than one page
6. The photo of the applicant, made by himself/herself
(free form – «How does the applicant see himself/herself?»)
7. In addition, you can provide creative work:
Photos made by the applicant (not more than nine, the subject –
«Hidden Beauty») / a movie or a video shot by an applicant

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 310 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20
The Laboratory of Directing and Cinematography of Fred Kelemen

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in a creative way
not more than one page
2. Description of an occurrence, an event from life which had a moving
impact to the entrant (fictional story is not possible)
not more than two pages
3. Conception of a long or short feature film (description of the film, characters, atmosphere, processes)
not more than two pages
4. One scene of this imagined film (see paragraph 4) elaborated in detail
not more than one page
5. A review on one of the entrant's favourite movies
not more than one page
6. Photographs taken by the entrant (not more than 9) related
to a poem chosen by the entrant
(The poem should be enclosed to point 7 of the application)
7. One film / video shot by the entrant as a director or cinematographer
8. One selfie of the entrant (a photo of the entrant shot by him/her self)
9. Interview (after passing the contest entrants are invited for an interview - each entrant will be informed separately of the time of his or her interview)

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 310 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20
  • Attention! All works must be provided in English or German
Laboratory of cinematography

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than three pages
2. Six video files: Three video should be shot on location, and three
should be interior shooting. All video files must have a common
atmosphere and mood. Each video should be a montage phrase.
In each video there should be a change in the size
(master shot, midshot and close-up)
the duration of each video is at least 1 minute
3. To invent, remove and combine (by sense, emotionally and montage)
four classical compositions:
Wide shot - midshot - close-up – detail
In the absence of experience using the video editing programs,
you can provide 4 separate videos, which aren’t completed).
In this case, you need to shoot each video in a precisely verified
duration. Shoots which are made by the phone are allowed.
duration of the whole composition should be not more than 3 minutes
4. Choose any Japanese poem «hokku» (as an epigraph)
and to bring it to screen
a mix of four classical compositions:
wide shot - midshot - close-up – detail

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 310 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20
The summer intensive of the actor's laboratory of Yuri Muravitsky

Assignments for admission:

1. Task to choose from:
• Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than one page
• Video of the applicant in free form
(a brief account of yourself and your goals on an intensive course)
not more than 2 minutes
2. Five different texts read by heart (poetry, prose, drama)
at an interview

Terms and conditions

  • 1 month (30 days)
  • 42 500 rub.
  • Start of studying on August 1, 2019
  • Deadline for acceptance of documents is July 19
Screenwriting laboratory of Oleg Dorman

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than three pages
2. Description of the event or incident that affected the applicant
(only real, unfabled stories)
not more than two pages
3. Synopsis of the future script
not more than one page
4. An extract from the future script. Action must represent a complete
history, to develop in the present tense, no scenes from the past
or the future, no offscreen voice or inscriptions, a minimum of dialogues
(Please write only that which can be removed.
The volume shouldn’t be more than five pages)

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 230 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20
Video Art Laboratory of Victor Alimpiev

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than two pages
2. The photo of the applicant, made by himself/herself
(free form – «How does the applicant see himself/herself?»)
3. Creative work:
photos / pictures / film / any video works

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 150 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20
Acting educational course (laboratory)

Assignments for admission:

1. Autobiographical essay written in creative form
not more than two pages
2. Photos at the time of application
not from the performances or from portfolio
3. Video in which applicant presents himself/herself
4. Prepared monologue or dialogue
at an interview
5. Group training meeting and individual interview

Terms and conditions

  • 2 years (4 semesters) / 120 000 rubles per year
  • Start of studying on October 1, 2019
  • Deadline for receipt of documents until September 20

  • Preference is given to the entrants who have stage experience
    in the field of theater and related arts.